Master of Arts (Classics)


Typical courses

  • Artefacts and Society in the Greco-Roman World
  • Homer and the Trojan War
  • The Hero in Classical Literature: Identity, Gender and Self-Definition in Ancient Poetry Traditional Grammar
  • Ancient Greek
  • The City in the Roman Empire
  • Religion and Society in the Roman Empire
  • Latin

Our rankings

At the ANU you can learn from experts in your field. In the 2010 QS World University Rankings ANU was ranked number one in Australia and 13 in the world for social sciences, and number one in Australia and 17 in the world for arts and humanities.


Applicants should have a four year Bachelors degree with Honours in a cognate area from an Australian tertiary institution or its international equivalent. Equivalence may be met by the completion of the Graduate Diploma in Arts (Classics) with a minimum 70% course average.